Saturday, July 4, 2009

Little Angel Card



This card was made for a couple of challenges. First, the new SPCC Blog is new and having great color challenges based on the Stampin' Up colors. This weeks challenge was to use the combo of Glorious Green, Summer Sun (yellow) and Pink Passion. Now, since I do not have any Stampin' Up products (I plan to acquire some, they seem to be fantastic products and I hear people rave about them) I used the closest thing I had. The paper is actually a pale green with white dots it didn't photograph very well. If you look closely I believe you will be able to spy out all of the other colors in the details.

I think it turned out pretty cute. My little Bekah thinks this stamp is her. It kind of looks like her when she is wearing pigtails so for all intensive purposes...this is "her card". Her card is going into the pile of cards that we are sending to some very special children at Make A Child Smile.

Oh, before I forget...One thing I really like about Samantha's challenges on SPCC is that she picks the winner and the top five. I love this idea. I also love the little badges you can earn for being a winner or in the top five. What a great way to get some recognition for your efforts and to share the word about her very cool blog.

If you want more info on SPCC, please click on the blinkie to the right of this entry and it will take you there. Enjoy reading about the creator, the other members and the challenges.

Now, I love to follow the Just Magnolia Challenge Blog and will be submitting this card for that challenge too. This week is the Just Charming week so a charm had to be added to your project. I added the little bee on the right. He is attached with a brad because it simplified things for me and I didn't have a chain. :~)

If you look closely at Miss Tilda or "Miss Bekah",as my three year old would say, she is done using the tole technique. I'm excited about this because it "puffs" the image out and gives it dimension. I will be doing this again in the very near future. If you aren't sure what tole is then check out the House Mouse blog link to the right.

(Man...you would think I was on a design team for these blogs as much as I refer people to them, but alas, I am not.)

Hope that all of my creative friends are enjoying their weekend and getting lots of quality time with family and friends.

Until next time, feel free to comment and...keep your hands busy.

19 comments:

  1. Bekah's card is just adorable. I love the details.

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  2. Gorgeous card ! The Tilda image is lovely ( aren't they all !! ) :-) The papers you used are fab too and I love the way you did the sun too !


    Thanks for joining the Simon Says Stamp Challenge :-)
    Lorraine x

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  3. Your card is beautiful!! I love how "Miss Bekah" is sitting on the little ledge.

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  4. Lovely card adore the colour scheme and great layout
    Hugs Jacqui x

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  5. super cute card. You have done a really good job with the colour combo. Love the buttons you have added as well

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  6. Great job! Your colors are so cute!

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  7. on this is such a cute card excellent job with the color combo.

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  8. Very cute! I esp LOVE how you made the sun! TFS!

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  9. Wow!
    Love your gorgeous card!
    Beautiful colours and such fabulous detail!
    So happy that you have joined us at Just Magnolia!
    hugs
    kim x

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  10. Love this gard! Great job with the colors!

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  11. Wow! Your card is adorable! Love every little detail, such as the way you did the sun (including the stitching) and using the flowers as the tops of plants. Your Tilda is colored so well, also! Super job!

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  12. LOVE ur CARD, love the detail......thanks for your comment...put a smile on my face...
    Congrats on making top 5!!! Your card was GREAT!!!!
    Cristina

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  13. Had to drop back by and say Congrats on making the top 5 at SPCC this week. You deserved it for sure!

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  14. WOW I just love your card. That is so sweet your daughter thinks it is her! I am so glad you found SPCC. Can't wait to see more of your work. You are very talented.
    Hugs,
    Samantha
    SP Color Combos Creator
    http://spcolorcombos.blogspot.com

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  15. a brilliant card. hugs rachxx

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  16. Fabulous card, love the colours. Thanks for joing us at JM this week x

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